A test organisation, which supports the testing practices in projects and the organisation, is defined and established.
This Specific Goal is looking to see that a test organisation, based upon business goals and policy and which supports the testing practices in projects, is defined and established and agreed upon by the stakeholders.
SP 1.1 Define the test organisation
This Specific Practice is looking for evidence that the organisation acknowledges the importance of an independent, professional team undertaking test activities and managing the test process and associated artefacts as well as implementing good testing practices.
SP 1.2 Obtain commitments for the test organisation
It also looks to ensure that adequate support and funding is provided by senior management.
SP 1.3 Implement the test organisation
…and that there is a professional test organisation present in the organisation.
Specific Practice 1.3 – Implement the test organisation
The test organisation is implemented in the organisation, based on the committed test organisation definition.
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